Make Magical Holiday Memories in the Mountains

Join us in Pagosa Springs for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration and many other wonderful holiday events

Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration
Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration

Don't Miss the 2nd Annual Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration

Saturday, December 17th - 4:30 - 7:00pm

The lights will be twinkling, the temperatures dropping, and the spirit of the holidays will fill the air! It’s time to start planning to join us for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration on December 17th. Enjoy a magical walk along our Downtown River Walk through decorated booths with local non-profit organizations helping you celebrate the season with fun treats along the way. We will have festive musical performances, a night hot air balloon glow, Santa Claus and many other magical moments in store. Start planning your visit for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration today!

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Additional Holiday Events Around Town

November 25th ~ December 22nd
Holiday Lights Tour  ~ Businesses, Residences and Store Window Displays

See twinkling lights and displays all around Pagosa

Bundle up, grab some cocoa for the road and experience the splendor of the holidays while taking a drive around Pagosa Springs. There are over 20 location to view including businesses along Main Street, homes and store windows with festive displays. Download the Visit Pagosa Springs App and follow the tour map and even cast your votes or view the location map then vote online


December 9 & 10 at 7:00pm
Pagosa Springs Community Choir Annual Christmas Concert

The Community Choir’s Christmas concerts are a Pagosa Springs tradition with a mission is to bring joy to the Pagosa Springs community. 

Our director, Dan Burch, has lined up some wonderful Christmas music for this year’s concerts including “Sleigh Ride,” “The Little Drummer Boy” and “Sing We Now of Christmas.” His wife, Venita Burch, will be our accompanist as in years past. 

Christmas Concert Information


December 10th, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Holiday Makers Fair

Pagosa Springs High School 

Holiday Makers Fair @ Pagosa Springs High School Commons. A holiday event for local makers offering custom creations of many kinds. This event is hosted by the Pagosa Community Initiative. In addition to local makers' amazing creations, we will offer shoppers live music, free parking, gift wrapping holiday decorations, food, and drinks. More Information


December 17th, 4:30 - 7pm
Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration

Downtown Pagosa Springs ~ Town Park

The lights will be twinkling, the temperatures dropping, and the spirit of the holidays will fill the air! It’s time to start planning to join us for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration on December 17th. Enjoy a magical walk along our Downtown River Walk through decorated booths with local non-profit organizations helping you celebrate the season with fun treats along the way. We will have festive musical performances, a night hot air balloon glow, Santa Claus and many other magical moments in store. 

Old Fashioned Christmas Information


December 16th - 29th

'A Charlie Brown Christmas' at the Pagosa Center for Performing Arts

A musical stage adaptation of the classic animated TV special featuring Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus, and the gang. Get More Information/Buy Tickets

December 22nd, 23rd & 26th

'A Merry Little Christmas' Concert

A beautiful concert for the holiday season featuring the talented vocalists of Thingamajig’s winter season, including featured performances by Trevor Brown and Samantha Luck who starred in the 2022 Summer Season production of ‘Guys and Dolls’.  Get More Information/Buy Tickets


December 18th

The Heralds of Christmas Performance

Pagosa Springs High School Auditorium - 3:00pm

The Pagosa Springs Instrumental Music Society presents a free performance starting at 3:00pm. Donations will be greatly appreciated. 


December 31st - January 1st
New Year's Eve Dance Party 

Tennyson Event Center

New Year's Eve Dance Party with Tim Sullivan. Get your Tickers Here.
9:30pm-12:30am.


CHRISTMAS SERVICES

Immaculate Heart Catholic Church

451 Lewis Street
Christmas Day - 11:15am

John Paul II Catholic Church

353 S Pagosa Blvd
Christmas Eve - 4:00pm
Christmas Day - 9:00am

Pagosa Bible Church

353 S Pagosa Blvd
Christmas Eve - 5:00pm

St. Patrick's Episcopal Church

225 S. Pagosa Blvd
Christmas Eve - 5:00pm and 8:00pm
Christmas Day - 10:00am

Trinity Anglican Church

246 Harmon Park  Dr
Christmas Eve - 7:00pm
Christmas DAy - 10:00am

Our Savior Lutheran Church

56 Meadows Drive
Christmas Eve - 6:30pm
Christmas Day -  9:00am

Pagosa Baptist Church

10533 West Hwy 160
Christmas Day -  9:30am and 10:30am